electro-disco / synthwave
More like this – Lumeet’s “Metacharm” + “Lyonesse Zero” + “The Lucidist”, Cyber People – “Void Vision”, Laser Dance – “Power Run”, Explorer – Explorer
Finnish synthesist Lumeet’s music is what I hoped Lindstrom’s would be. I’ve tried listening to so many Lindstrom projects yet somehow each failed to excite me. Lumeet, meanwhile, takes a similar cosmic disco style and condenses it into something more melodic and exciting. I do adore a handful of tracks on his first album, but I found the sadly forgotten Lucitania more consistent.
Each song has an endless burst of sci-fi synths, possessing that carefree energy that benefits almost any retro electronic album. A few longer tracks remain but they don’t ramble as much as they did before. “Cloudspinner”, for instance, manages to go for 7 minutes without getting tedious, evolving through dizzying arpeggios and maintaining an entrancing groove through it’s whole length. “Bloom” also stands out by replacing the uptempo rhythms with a mood of calm but whimsical fantasy. I absolutely recommend Lucitania if you have any interest in electronic disco.
2 thoughts on “Lumeet – Lucitania, 2014”
Does anyone know how to get a copy of Lumeet’s album Lucitania? His music seems totally forgottten and lost, it’s neither on the streaming sites, nor as Mp3 download, nor vinyl, nothing.. .'( I would die for a copy. If you can help, please reach out 🙂
honestly not sure, sorry abt that, i’ve meant to search more thoroughly cause i’ve wanted to revisit!